Care, Use and Welfare of Marmosets as Animal Models for Gene Editing-based Biomedical Research: A Workshop
October 22-23, 2018 | Washington, DC
Join the ILAR Roundtable for a free 2-day workshop on October 22-23, 2018, to explore and address concerns related to the increasing popularity of marmosets as animal models. The workshop will feature discussions on the availability and genetic diversity of marmosets; presentations on their use as research models; elements of marmoset husbandry and veterinary care; and ethical and welfare considerations regarding the use of marmosets in research. Invited speakers and discussants will contribute perspectives from government, academia, industry, and nonproﬁt sectors at the global and national level. Click here to download the agenda (PDF).
The workshop will be held at the Keck Center, 500 5th Street, NW, Washington, DC. Learn more and register today!